The Mother of All FDA Fails

The FDA has never required drug safety assessment for fetal germline impact, even though FDA staff understand that gestational exposures can adversely affect developing germ cells. We must end this catastrophic omission, while also granting all Americans access to their own prenatal medical records.

In the media!

July 2013, Environmental Health News: Onslaught of autism: A mom's crusade could help unravel scientific mystery http://www.environmentalhealthnews.org/ehs/news/2013/autism-epigenetics

July 2013, NIH Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee: Autism: Germline Disruption in Personal and Historical Context, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_0iMnxsKSo (15-minute video)

August 2013, San Francisco Chronicle: Mother's Quest Could Help Solve Autism Mystery, http://www.sfchronicle.com/health/article/Mother-s-quest-could-help-solve-autism-mystery-4682498.php 

August 2013, Autism Speaks Blog: A Grandmotherly Clue in One Family's Autism Mystery,
http://www.autismspeaks.org/blog/2013/08/27/grandmotherly-clue-one-family%E2%80%99s-autism-mystery

September 2013, Pittsburgh Post Gazette: Can Autism Be Triggered in Future Generations? http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/news/health/can-autism-be-triggered-in-future-generations-706678/

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